Articles with tag: bahrain

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stc Bahrain, NEC Payments to launch stc pay virtual prepaid Mastercard

22 May 2020 | Mobile Payments

Bahrain-based TELCO stc Bahrain has partnered with digital banking and payment technology company NEC Payments to launch the stc pay virtual prepaid Mastercard.

stc Bahrain, NEC Payments, launch, stc pay, prepaid, Mastercard, contactless payments, Bahrain, mobile wallet

Bahrain International Airport extends contract with Travelex

11 Mar 2020 | Mobile Payments

Travelex, a Finablr company and Foreign Exchange specialist, has extended its relationship with Bahrain International Airport (BIA).

Travelex, Bahrain Airport Company, currency exchange, Passenger Terminal Building, Bahrain

Bittrex, Rain partner for digital asset trading platform in MENA

01 Aug 2019 | Cryptocurrencies

Bittrex and Rain Management have partnered to launch the first fully licensed digital asset trading platform in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region.

Bittrex, partnership, Rain, digital asset, trading, Middle East, North Africa, cryptocurrency, tokens, MENA, Bitcoin, blockchain, sandbox, Bahrain, regulations

AFS Bahrain deploys FSS PoSability for POS contactless transactions

18 Jul 2019 | Cards

Arab Financial Service (AFS) has become the first processor in Bahrain to obtain BENEFIT Switch Certification for POS contactless transaction.

AFS Bahrain, FSS, PoSability, POS, contactless transaction, card

National Bank of Bahrain joins local eKYC platform

12 Jul 2019 | Digital Identity, Security & Online Fraud

The National Bank of Bahrain has joined the National eKYC (Know Your Customer) platform mandated by the Central Bank of Bahrain (CBB).

KYC, onboarding, cloud, blockchain, Bahrain, eKYC, financial services, National Bank of Bahrain

AIB Bahrain enters Eazy Financial Services biometric payment network

28 May 2019 | Digital Identity, Security & Online Fraud

Al Baraka Islamic Bank (AIB Bahrain) has signed an agreement with Eazy Financial Services for the provision of biometric payment services.

AIB Bahrain, partnership, Eazy Financial Services, biometrics, payments, bank, payment services, banking, transactions, physical banking, digital banking, fintech, fingerprints, debit card, credit card, Bahrain

Tarabut Gateway to enable open banking services for NBB

20 May 2019 | Payments General

The National Bank of Bahrain has partnered with open banking systems provider Tarabut Gateway to deliver new open banking services to its customers.

The National Bank of Bahrain, Tarabut Gateway, partnership, Bahrain, Middle East, NBB, EMEA, open banking, open API, access to account, XS2A, Central Bank of Bahrain, TCS BaNCS

GBM, UKs Banfico partner on open banking solutions

25 Mar 2019 | Payments General

Bahrain-based Gulf Business Machines has partnered with UK-based Banfico to help FIs adopt open banking solutions.

GBM, Gulf Business Machines, Banfico, partnership, Bahrain, Middle East, UK, Europe, open banking solutions, Central Bank of Bahrain, Digital Transformation, fintech, fintech hub, GDPR

Bahrain issues Bitcoin regulations

26 Feb 2019 | Cryptocurrencies

The central bank of Bahrain (CBB) has issued regulations for those who plan to engage in Bitcoin and other cryptocurrency-related activities.

Bahrain, CBB, Bitcoin, regulations, cryptocurrency, Middle East, banks, government, laws, KYC, AML, risk management, blockchain, startups

Moven, Almoayed Technologies partner for digital banking in MENA

25 Jan 2019 | Online & Mobile Banking

Almoayed Technologies has teamed up with Moven Enterprise, a South-Africa-based banking technology platform, to launch digital banking services in the MENA region. 

Moven, Almoayed Technologies, open banking, MENA, Bahrain, Central Bank of Bahrain

Bahrains central bank issues draft regulations on crypto assets

17 Dec 2018 | Cryptocurrencies

Bahrain’s central bank has announced it issued draft regulations for the licensing and supervision of crypto asset services.

Bahrain, regulations, crypto assets, cryptocurrency, banks, PSP, risk management, safety

Central Bank of Bahrain mandates open banking adoption

14 Dec 2018 | Payments General

Central Bank of Bahrain has mandated open banking adoption for Bahraini retail banks that provide online banking services to their customers.

Central Bank of Bahrain, open banking, Bahrain, Middle East, MENA, retail banking, open API

KFH-Bahrain releases PrePay Visa platinum prepaid card

30 Nov 2018 | Cards

KFH-Bahrain has launched a VISA platinum prepaid card, ‘PrePay’, as part of its commitment to offer products and services that streamline the payments experience for its customers.

KFH-Bahrain, PrePay, Visa, prepaid card, Bahrain

Ithmaar Bank, Eazy Financial Services plan to launch biometric payments network

08 Oct 2018 | Digital Identity, Security & Online Fraud

Ithmaar Bank and Eazy Financial Services have partnered to plan the launch of a biometric payment network.

cryptocurrency, biometric payments, Ithmaar Bank, Bahrain, Eazy Financial Services, fingerprint identification system

Bahrain to raise USD 100 mln for fintech ventures

04 Oct 2018 | Payments General

Bahrain is soon launching a new USD 100 million fund to boost the fintech sector, a senior government official said, according to the Economic Times in India.

Bahrain, Economic Development Board, fintech, fund, innovation

Tokenisation for mobile payment service launched by GPS

13 Sep 2018 | Payments General

GPS has been working on a tokenisation service in order to secure future mobile payments.

mobile payments, tokenisation, Global Payment Services, Bahrain